Encore Booknotes

Encore Booknotes: "Buddha's Child: My Fight to Save Vietnam"

Nguyen Cao Ky

About the Program

Former South Vietnamese premier Nguyen Cao Ky, was a guest on Booknotes to talk about "Buddha's Child: My Fight to Save Vietnam." Mr. Ky served as prime minister of South Vietnam until 1967 and was involved in the war until 1975. The author was a pilot and Air Force commander who was picked to lead his country after numerous coups had left his country's leadership in jeopardy.

About the Authors

Nguyen Cao Ky

Nguyen Cao Ky is the former leader of South Vietnam, serving until 1967. He was involved in the Vietnam war after his tenure as prime minister had ended, and left Vietnam in 1975 during the fall of Saigon.
Buy the author's book from: Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Indiebound

Program Information

Encore Booknotes: "Buddha's Child: My Fight to Save Vietnam"

Watch This Program
Watch This Program

Purchase This Program

Past Airings

  • Saturday, September 29th at 6pm (ET)
  • Saturday, November 6th at 6pm (ET)
  • Sunday, July 13th at 11am (ET)
  • Saturday, July 12th at 7pm (ET)
C-SPAN Radio Mobile App